Ebrahim Raisi

Farewell ceremony for Iranian FM held in Tehran

Farewell ceremony for Iranian FM held in Tehran

A farewell ceremony was held for late Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian today at the venue of the Iranian Foreign Ministry. The ceremony was held with the presence of domestic and foreign officials and personnel of the …

Funeral events in Iran affect talks with IAEA

Funeral events in Iran affect talks with IAEA

The death of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi and Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian in a helicopter crash has delayed the International Atomic Energy Agency’s (IAEA) talks, IAEA Director General Rafael Grossi told Reuters. …

Details about Raisi's helicopter crash revealed in Tehran

Details about Raisi's helicopter crash revealed in Tehran

The chief of staff for Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi has revealed new details about the hours after the presidential helicopter went missing. Gholam Hossein Esmaili was in one of three helicopters returning from a dam inauguration …

Turkish drone locates Iranian president's helicopter

Turkish drone locates Iranian president's helicopter

In a swift and coordinated rescue operation, a Turkish Akinci drone located the wreckage of the helicopter carrying Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi, providing critical information to Iranian authorities. After receiving information that …

Türkiye observes day of national mourning for Raisi

Türkiye observes day of national mourning for Raisi

Türkiye will observe a day of national mourning over the death of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi in a helicopter crash, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said. "We have decided to declare one day of …

Iranian President’s funeral will be held on May 23

Iranian President’s funeral will be held on May 23

The funeral of Iranian President Ebrahim Raisi will be held on May 23 in his hometown - the city of Mashhad, Iran's Vice-President Mohsen Mansouri said. "Ayatollah Raisi’s funeral ceremony will take place on …

Iran’s acting Foreign Minister appointed

Iran’s acting Foreign Minister appointed

Iran’s Deputy Foreign Minister Ali Bagheri Kani has been appointed as Iran's acting top diplomat following the death of Iranian FM Hossein Amir-Abdollahian …

Iran to hold early presidential election on June 28

Iran to hold early presidential election on June 28

An extraordinary election to the post of the president of Iran will be held on June 28, chair of the Iranian Election Headquarters Mohsen Eslami said. "June 28 is the date for the fourteenth [in Iran’s history] …